James Lee “Jim” Young, 70, of Farmersville, went to heaven on Nov. 10, 2013, in Greenville.
He was born Oct. 18, 1943, in Palestine to his parents Littleton and Ruby Young.
Jim had a very special place in his heart for his family. He loved spending time with them and just being around them. He loved his dogs, Bubba and Harley, taking care of the animals and being outdoors.
Those left to celebrate his life include his loving wife of 36 years, Linda Young; son, Chad and wife Melissa of Rockwall; three children from a previous marriage,Wanda, Charles, and Tonia; five grandchildren; Sarah, Tyler, Hannah, Haley and Hasten; two great-grandchildren, Alex and Andrew; one brother, Roger and wife Naomi of Como, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents; Littleton and Ruby Young.
A memorial service will be today at 7 p.m. at Peters Funeral Home. A time of visitation will be from 5 p.m. until service today.